Focused exclusively on the ornamental business that first made its reputation, Ball Horticultural’s global family of breeders, seed and vegetative producers, distribution companies, and research and development teams has a strong presence in over 20 countries on 6 continents. In 2011, Ball Hort is unveiling:
Impatiens walleriana Patchwork Peach Prism (‘Balpapism’)
The low-maintenance, dark green-leafed plants are mounded, well branched and spreading with non-stop flowers all season. A strong performer in shade baskets, planters and landscapes. Part to full shade. Annual.
Petunia x hybrida ‘Black Velvet’
‘Black Velvet’ is the world’s only black petunia. This combo-friendly petunia partners well with many other sun lovers—everything goes with black! Grows 8 to 10 inches tall and wide. Best in full sun. Annual.
Viola x hybrida ‘PlentiFall’
PlentiFall is the first trailing pansy series from seed with a flat growing habit, spreading up to 24 inches. Plant in early spring and fall pansy baskets. Its seed features superior overwintering hardiness, to Zone 5.
Zinnia marylandica Double Zahara Series
Double Zahara varieties from PanAmerican Seed boast all the same exceptional traits as their single Zahara counterparts: Bigger flowers for more color shows, outstanding disease tolerance, low water needs and superior all-season performance in beds and planters. In this series, ‘Double Zahara Cherry’ and ‘Double Zahara Fire’ are All-America Selections winners. To 13 inches tall. Full sun. Annual.
Here is an easy way to grow and enjoy mixed salads! SimplySalad mixes are edible and ornamental lettuces that look and taste great! Grows 8 to 12 inches tall and wide. Full sun.